“Don’t let go yet! We have more work to do” says Memory Kachambwa

FEMNET has recently appointed Memory Kachambwa as the organization’s Executive Director effective from June 2018. Read Memory’s debut public address to the FEMNET’s membership, partners and critical stakeholders, as she shares her vision in this new and important role.Memory’s clarion call “Stay on! Don’t let go of the struggle! Let’s hold tighter together, lets stand […]

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Her Voice Matters Everywhere, Everytime – Update of FEMNET’s Footprints in March 2018

The 62nd Session on the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW62) held in New York from 12th to 23rd March 2018 culminated in the Agreed Conclusions – a set of concrete recommendations to be implemented by governments at the international, regional, national and local level – and which women’s rights organizations we will use to hold policymakers to account in order […]

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“Localized” strategies by and for women and girls living in rural Africa for CSW62

Preparations for the 62nd Session on the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW62) to be held in New York from 12th to 23rd March 2018 are on top gears. FEMNET and members of the NGO CSW/Africa organized the Pre-CSW62 Regional Strategy Meeting in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from the 19th to the 20th February […]

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​“Time is up for discrimination and abuse against women!”

As the year 2018 trudges on, something extraordinary is happening in the world. We continue to witness more and more local organizing and meaningful regional and global solidarity by gender activists and advocates, uniting in their collective struggle to shame discrimination and resist oppressive forms of patriarchy. From fighting sexual assaults and harassment – through the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements – […]

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Win! Win! Win! Free One Year Membership to FEMNET

Write your way to a Free One Year Membership to FEMNET! In keeping up with a tradition of building solidarity and strengthening Networks, FEMNET is providing a one-year FREE membership subscription to a respondent with the most compelling Women & Girls Rights story submitted between the months of June & July 2017. Deadline for Submissions:  […]

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Our FEMNET E-Bulletin February 2016 highlights news from various fronts, from the Pre-CSW60 regional meeting organized by FEMNET in collaboration with members of the NGO CSW/Africa, to news updates from Burundi, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Uganda’s elections and upcoming events like the launch of the SDGs Kenya Forum and CSW60 in March. FEMNET will be at the CSW60 represented by staff, members […]

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We share with you our first compilation of the monthly E-bulletin this year, highlighting key news, vacancies, upcoming events, e-resources and much more….including highlights of the 27th AU Summit. Did you know 2016 is the  ‘African Year of Human Rights, with Particular Focus on the Rights of Women’, as declared by AU member states? We would love to hear from […]

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We share with you our December 2015 E-bulletin and take this opportunity to say thank you for your continued support in our journey towards an African society where gender equality is achieved and women and girls enjoy all their rights and live in dignity. Let’s continue to pray for Burundi and join our collective efforts and actions to speak out and call […]

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As we draw close to the end of 2015, we share with you the latest news, notices and opportunities on the gender equality and women’s empowerment agenda, packaged in this November 2015 E-Bulletin. Check out our Members Corner celebrating 30 years of NGOCC existence and work in Zambia! At the Secretariat, join us in celebrating the life of our brother […]

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